Lou Hattersley

lou hattersley's portrait

Lou is a former Editor of Macworld and an Apple specialist, publishing books on everything from the Mac operating system to the iPad and iPhone.

Articles by Lou Hattersley

Buying advice: MacBook laptop versus Mac desktop

Buying advice: MacBook laptop versus Mac desktop

Apple makes some great desktop and laptop computers. If you’re struggling to choose between a Mac desktop or laptop, this feature will help you get the right Mac.

Apple makes some great desktop and laptop computers. If you’re struggling to choose between a Mac desktop or laptop, this feature will help you get the right Mac.

12 Feb 16

Apple TV buying guide

Apple TV buying guide

Everything you need to know before putting money down on an Apple TV

Everything you need to know before putting money down on an Apple TV

04 Feb 16

Apple's virtual reality (VR) rumours and images

Apple's virtual reality (VR) rumours and images

Apple CEO Tim Cook says VR isn't a niche area, and has made a number of high-profile, VR-related hires and acquisitions

Apple CEO Tim Cook says VR isn't a niche area, and has made a number of high-profile, VR-related hires and acquisitions

01 Feb 16

16 tips to increase MacBook battery life: Boost a Mac laptop's battery performance and make it last longer away from mains power

16 tips to improve a MacBook's battery life

Get better battery life from your MacBook with these 16 Mac OS X power-saving tricks

Get better battery life from your MacBook with these 16 Mac OS X power-saving tricks

28 Jan 16

Help! Safari keeps crashing: 12 reasons Apple's web browser crashes on Mac OS X & iOS, and how to fix it

Help! Safari keeps crashing

How to fix frequent Safari crashes in Mac OS X and iOS. Discover how to stop Apple web browser keeps crashing

How to fix frequent Safari crashes in Mac OS X and iOS. Discover how to stop Apple web browser keeps crashing

27 Jan 16

 
How to get American Netflix in the UK, on iPad, iPhone, Mac & Apple TV

How to get American Netflix in the UK, on iPad, iPhone, Mac & Apple TV

Watch American TV shows in the UK, on iPad, iPhone, Mac & Apple TV, with our guide to installing and using Hola, TunnelBear and other VPN apps

Watch American TV shows in the UK, on iPad, iPhone, Mac & Apple TV, with our guide to installing and using Hola, TunnelBear and other VPN apps

19 Jan 16

How to print wirelessly from iPad or iPhone

How to print wirelessly from iPad or iPhone

Learn how to print wirelessly from your iPad or iPhone to virtually any printer, using AirPrint or a third-party app

Learn how to print wirelessly from your iPad or iPhone to virtually any printer, using AirPrint or a third-party app

18 Jan 16

11 tips to speed up a slow iPad: How to clear out the junk, optimise settings and make an older or slower iPad run faster

11 tips to speed up a slow iPad

iPad running slow? Here are 11 great tips to speed up an older iPad model, or one that's slowed down

iPad running slow? Here are 11 great tips to speed up an older iPad model, or one that's slowed down

10 Jan 16

 
10 best iPad Pro cases: Keep your new Apple tablet safe with the best iPad Pro bags & covers

The 10 best iPad Pro cases, covers & bags

The iPad Pro is an expensive piece of kit, so keep it safe with the best iPad Pro cases, covers and bags around

The iPad Pro is an expensive piece of kit, so keep it safe with the best iPad Pro cases, covers and bags around

26 Dec 15

10 best cases & bags for MacBooks: Carry your Apple Mac around in style

10 best cases and bags for MacBooks

10 of the best bags and cases for the MacBook, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro

10 of the best bags and cases for the MacBook, MacBook Air and MacBook Pro

25 Dec 15

Read More
UK's best mobile network 2016: best 3G, best 4G, best mobile networks revealed

UK's best mobile network 2016: best 3G, best 4G, best mobile networks revealed

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

Google will stop accepting new Flash ads on June 30

Google will stop accepting new Flash ads on June 30

How to use an Android Wear smartwatch with an iPhone: The benefits and drawbacks of mixing Android Wear and iOS

How to use an Android Wear smartwatch with an iPhone: The benefits and drawbacks of mixing Android…